Today, history is made in the Nigeria’s tech world as many wanna-be tech guys, leading developers, partners and technology entrepreneur in the country have opportunity to meet Facebook Chief Executive Officer, Mark Zuckerberg in person in Lagos which is his first trip to sub-Saharan Africa.
Zuckerberg visit has raised hope for many young and young at heart, to them, it’s an inspiration and assurance that they are right part to success. Many tech entrepreneur will never forget today in their lives.
According to Seni Sulyman, Director, Andela Lagos; “We are excited and honored to welcome Mark Zuckerberg to Lagos. His visit reinforces not only his support of Andela’s mission, but his belief that indeed the next generation of great technology leaders will come out of Lagos, Nigeria and cities across Africa. Andela has created a platform for passionate, driven software developers and engineers to break into the global tech ecosystem, but the barriers to entry are still very high. Mark’s visit demonstrates to all Nigerian developers and entrepreneurs that they’ve caught the attention of the tech world, and they are capable of succeeding on a truly global level.”